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Hanging 97.9.89
Long narrow wall hanging, with natural linen background and scattered "snowflake" or blossom motifs in orange, rust, green, yellow, pink and deep rose yarns. Colorful motifs are laid-in using the half Dukagang technique. Two selvedges and two hemmed ends with woooden slat in pocket end. Brass screw eys in wood hold twisted linen thread cord for hanging. Note on old card says: "Klara Cherepov chose the colors."...View Full Record
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Hanging 97.9.92
Long narrow wall hanging. Warp is off-white pearl cotton and weft is mustard yellow wool. Woven pattern is of vertical rows of ovals. Ms and Os? Plain weave hem at either end of the pearl cotton. Wooden dowel through one of these hems....View Full Record
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Hanging 97.9.93
Rectangular wall hanging with background of yellow/white/natural blend. Overall design consists of four rows of color squares in varying shades of yellows and greens. Some flecks of orange and red. Some tiny beads in red, colorless and amber-brown. Occasional metalllic threads woven into weft. Lined with white rayon-like fabric. Two selvedges and two hems, one with rod pocket. Wooden rod is present. Metal hanging hardware present....View Full Record
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Hanging 97.9.95a
Small rectangular wall hanging. Background of russet. Three abstract shapes in light peach placed irregularly with overlay of yellowish green yarn and white and metallic gold 2-ply yarn embellished with blue clear beads. Two selvedges and two hems. Lined with greenish buff rayon-like fabric....View Full Record
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Hanging 97.9.95b
Small rectangular hanging with overall beige background. Decorative shapes include a yellow trapezoid with mauve and blue irregular "splotches." Mauve and blue shapes are embellished with blue shiny beads. Gold and white thread swirl over all. Embroidered initials "LL" in lower left corner. Thick yarns used in overlay design create depth. Two selvedges and two hems. Lining is white rayon-like fabric, hemmed....View Full Record
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Hanging 97.9.95c
Small art hanging of greenish yellow background with three abstract shapes in orange with flecks of white, dark orange, pink and black. Trailed over all is thread of white and gold metallic 2-ply yarn. Scattered berads on 2-ply yarn in "gold." Two selvedges and two hems....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 97.9.98
Table runner in vertrical stripes of four shades of orange, three tones of green and one stripe of beige. Ends are finished with orange border and hemstitched fringe. Double weave with beige/green background and top layer of all colors in leno weave. Warp threads include Maker's label: Hand Woven / by / Lucille Landis / Old Greenwich, Conn." - there are two of these. Note on original catalog card: "Photo of wimilar woven item displayed, Nuting World's Fair (1960)."...View Full Record
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Sample 98.5.110.7.18
Color sample in plain weave and twill. Predominantly yellow with bands of dark red, rose, and gold. Two selvedges, two machine sewn finished hems....View Full Record
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Sample 98.5.110.7.19
Color study in plain weace and twill. Predominantly green, with bands of light and dark green and rust. Cotton warp, varied weft. Two selvedges and two machine sewn finished hems....View Full Record
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Sample 98.5.32
Double weave and leno sample in red, yellow, orange, and purple. Heavy filling yarns, varied in thickness. Second layer visible under leno weave. Warp cotton, weft wool. Two finished and basted hems....View Full Record
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